Connect with us

Health

Unvaccinated Nursing Home Worker Set Off a COVID Outbreak Among the Residents – Yahoo Entertainment

Most of the residents are vaccinated and had asymptomatic cases, a sign that the COVID-19 vaccine is effective in preventing illness, the CDC said

Published

on

Article feature image
ADVERTISEMENT

Getty Nursing home
A COVID-19 outbreak at a Kentucky nursing home was traced back to one unvaccinated staff member, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control, highlighting the importance of vaccinations.
In March, 26 residents at the nursing home and 20 staff members tested positive for COVID-19. The majority of residents 75 out of 83 total were already fully vaccinated against the virus, while just 52.6% staff members or 61 out of 116 had elected to get vaccinated.
Most of the…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Article feature image
Two Common Food Dyes Could Be Linked to Inflammatory Bowel Disease Symptoms – Gizmodo
Article feature image
Hawaii’s Vaccine Passport Launched This Week — Here’s What to Know – msnNOW
Article feature image
The Achilles heel of the coronavirus – Phys.org